Infrastructure Linux News for Jul 28, 2004
SearchEnterpriseLinux: LinuxWorld Preview: What Are the Unix Vendors' Plans for Linux? (2004-07-28 22:00:33)
"Just so you go to LinuxWorld with the back story in hand,
here's a look at Unix vendors' current Linux strategies..."
Rippleweb: Feather Linux Mini Review (2004-07-28 21:15:48)
"Recently, I have thought about trying out one of the
mini-distributions that are becoming more and more
OSNews: Review: Mandrake Linux 10 (2004-07-28 20:30:17)
"I know that a lot of people have posted reviews on Mandrake,
SuSE, Fedora, etc. but here is mine..."
LinuxInsider: Mozilla Usage Flat in July Following June Surge (2004-07-28 16:45:57)
"After a growth surge that contributed to the decline in market
share of Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) for the first time in six
years, usage of the Mozilla browser flattened out during much of
BusinessWire: IDG World Expo, LinuxWorld Magazine Name Finalists for LW Product Excellence Awards (2004-07-28 15:15:46)
"Managed in conjunction with LinuxWorld Magazine, the Product
Excellence Awards will be presented in 13 separate categories, in
addition to a Best of Show Award..."
LinuxDevices: Open Source Intellectual Property Services Vendor Nets $5M in Funding (2004-07-28 11:30:40)
"Black Duck Software has closed a $5 million funding round,
co-led by General Catalyst Partners and Flagship Ventures..."
The Virginian-Pilot: "Red Hat Academy" To Be Based at TCC (2004-07-28 10:00:23)
"Red Hat Inc. has selected Tidewater Community College as one of
three sites fora Red Hat Academy..."
DevX: WAMP Up Your Open Source Development on Windows for Free (2004-07-28 05:30:07)
"Apache, MySQL, and PHP, three quarters of the LAMP open source
platform that includes Linux, have made serious progress in Windows
compatibility. This short guide demonstrates how to install this
power trio on Windows for a WAMP platform..."
Fresh Inc.: Abuse of Power? (2004-07-28 01:00:51)
"It looks like the company has run out of creative juice, and is
looking for new ways to harness revenue. So they're exploring legal
ways to get paid for Open Source projects..."
LinuxWorld: What's the Best OS For My Parents? (2004-07-28 00:00:03)
"To cut a long story short, I need an operating system that's
easy enough for my parents to use but secure enough so that I can
firewall it and all the other stuff that one needs to do in order
to be on the Internet these days..."